May 3, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

TEENAGER STABBED IN EYE DURING FIGHT

By Charles Rogers A 15-year-old South Shore High School student who had joined with two other girls to allegedly attack a classmate last Thursday afternoon, was herself stabbed in the eye with a pair of scissors, police said. More...

Top Stories

Awards Dished Out At JCCC's Legislative Breakfast

Hundreds gathered for a special legislative breakfast at Congregation B'nai Israel last Sunday as the Jewish Community Council of Canarsie honor-ed local leaders and celebrated twenty seven years of dedicated service. More...

I.S. 252's High School Musical

Audience members who came to I.S. 252 last Thursday, Friday and Saturday to see students put on a play might have thought they were on Broadway! More...

Young Need To Be Shielded From Disturbing Media Reports

Any time his 6-year-old son or 5-year-old daughter walks in on Jon Klein watching CNN, he quickly changes the channel. The CNN U.S. More...

Letters/Opinion

Letters To The Editor

Thanks For Free Tix

Dear Canarsie Courier , I would like to thank you for the tickets I won to the show at Radio City Music Hall recently. My grandchildren are still thanking me. We all really enjoyed the show! Thanks again. N. More...

Sports

Jets' "Brick" Tackles Fitness With I.S. 68 Students

New York Jets' second year left tackle D'Brickashaw ("Brick") Ferguson was the special guest at Isaac Bildersee Intermediate School 68 last week as part of the New York City Department of Education's CHAMPS (Cooperative, Healthy, Active, Motiv More...

"Yankee Killer" Helps Cyclones Sell Single Game Tickets

Tickets for Brooklyn Cyclones' single games went on sale last Sunday morning at KeySpan Park in Coney Island. More...

Brooklyn Knights To Honor Journalist

The Brooklyn Knights will honor journalist Jose de los Santos Pertuz Pulido on Saturday, May 12 at 7 p.m., shortly before the Knights' 2007 PDL season opening game against the Vermont Voltage, at Aviator Sports and Recreation at Floyd Bennett More...

Little Old Canarsie

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Memories Of Fires, Restoration And A New School

I have to make mention of an oldtime Canarsien, Fred Harms, and his good man Friday; Doot Debensee, a member of one of Canarsie's oldest families. More...

Special Sections

Other News

Police Cracking Down On Graffiti Vandalism In Area

By Charles Rogers If you talk to a person who indiscriminately paints unauthorized graffiti on walls, you'll notice he (or she) will answer to the name "graffiti art-ist" more often than not. More...

Laundry Truck Fire Coulda Been Worse

Firefighter from Engine Co. 257 walks back to his rig after helping to dowse smoky truck fire last Thursday morning at the corner of Linden Blvd. and East 95th Street. More...

Cable Show Looking For Homeowners "Movin' On Up"

TLC, the television network (formerly known as The Learning Channel) that brought viewers hit home design series like Trading Spaces and While You Were Out is now casting for a new season of their home design show Moving Up - More...

Neighborhood News

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Question: A Pennsylvania Congressman said he is going to introduce legislation that will allow designated officials to examine the medical records of possible mentally troubled individuals. More...

This Week's Attitude

This Week's Attitude

Mayor's Green Plan Is Another Inconvenient Truth

You gotta hand it to Mike Bloomberg. As a self-made billionaire, he certainly won't have to worry about his future when he exits City Hall in a couple of years. More...

From The Mayor...

From The Mayor's Desk ...

Graduation Rates Continue To Rise

These are new and hopeful days for our 1.1 million public school students. The long years of stagnation and discord in our schools are becoming a fast-fading memory. More...

View From the Middle

View From The Middle

Smokers, Take Heed: Stopping Is The EASY Part...

This is somewhat of a special time of year for me. Not only did I celebrate my birthday last week, but I also celebrated eleven years without lighting up a cigarette. I let my butler do it for me! No, no, no! I'm kidding! More...

This Week In Canarsie

Pet Of The Week

Pip (A703858) is a shy, stray blonde and white chihuahua. He's about 2 years old and is looking for a loving, mature family or person to give him the forever home he's dreaming of. Are you the one? More...

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